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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 08, 2012
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Manchester, New Hampshire: Andrea Mitchell) The reaction to a new book, "The Obamas" by Jodi Kantor, about First Lady Michelle Obama and her clashes with White House advisers reviewed; scenes shown of an active Michelle; details given about her reluctance as a first lady, the pressure she felt, her clashes with Rahm Emanuel and White House press secretary Robert Gibbs. [Former White House deputy communications director Jen PASKI†- comments on Emanuel's demeanor.] [EMANUEL - responds.] [For ABC, M. OBAMA - says she does not feel trapped.]

Holt, Lester;
Mitchell, Andrea

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